10 Kelsey Bickford
10 Kelsey Bickford
Height: 5-10
Year: 2020
Hometown: Somersworth, N.H.
High School: Somersworth
Position: OH
Major: Psychology
m 28
k/s 2.69
h % .147
a/s 0.15
b/s 0.19
sa/s 0.35
d/s 1.59

Accolades:
GNAC Honor Roll: 10/16/2017, 9/16/2018, 9/30/2018

 

2017: Played in all 32 matches and 115 total sets as a sophomore outside hitter…tallied 338 kills on 1209 attempts with 145 digs and 26 total blocks…ranked second in the GNAC in attempts, fourth in kills, and fifth in points (360.5)…shattered the SJC single-season attempts record, as the previous mark – 954 – was held by former teammate Victoria Huntley ’17…also posted the third-highest kills total in team history…recorded double-digit kill totals in 18 different matches…posted 13 kills and seven digs against Maine Maritime on September 2nd…notched a double-double with 10 kills and 11 digs versus University of New England that same day…boasted 16 kills on 38 attempts in a sweep over Maine-Presque Isle on September 8th…recorded 17 kills with seven digs in a 3-1 win at Lesley University on September 25th…recorded 30 total kills in losses to Emmanuel College and Salve Regina on October 7th…followed up with 40 kills combined in a GNAC tri-match split versus Rivier University and Albertus Magnus College on October 20th…chipped in with 15 kills and nine digs in a loss to Framingham State on October 21st…notched an impressive double-double with 15 kills and 16 digs along with a pair of aces in a five-set loss at the hands of UNE five days later.

2016: Played in all 25 matches and all 93 sets as a freshman right side hitter...tallied 107 kills, 24 assists, 35 digs and 41 total block...on September 29th against University of Southern Maine had 5 kills and 3 block assists...racked up 13 kills and posted a solid .346 attack rate with a pair of block assists against Suffolk University on October 5th...tallied 7 kills, 1 assist, and 4 block assists against Pratt Institute on October 8th...on October 29th versus Emmanuel College tallied 9 kills, 4 assists, 3 digs, and 2 block assists.

High School: Played three Years of varsity volleyball for Steve Hodsdon at Somersworth High School, making it to the DII championship her senior year...garnered First Team All-State honors her junior year and Second Team accolades as a senior... averaged 10 kills per game...listed on the honor roll through high school...also played basketball and participated in track and field.

Personal: Kelsey Lynn Bickford, born in Somersworth, New Hampshire...daughter of Shane and Darlene Bickford...majoring in Psychology.

Recent Games
Oct 20 Rivier L, 3-0
Oct 20 Albertus Magnus W, 3-0
Oct 25 U. of New England L, 3-1
Oct 27 vs. Suffolk W, 3-1
Oct 27 at Johnson & Wales (RI) L, 3-0
Oct 30 at Johnson & Wales (RI) L, 3-0
Statistics category Overall Conf
Matches 28 12
Sets 96 42
Kills 258 109
Kills per set 2.69 2.60
Errors 128 68
Total Attacks 884 391
Hitting Percentage .147 .105
Assists 14 6
Assists per set 0.15 0.14
Service Aces 34 10
Service Errors 24 10
Service Aces per set 0.35 0.24
Reception Errors 66 24
Digs 153 68
Digs per set 1.59 1.62
Block Solo 3 0
Block Assist 15 6
Block Total 18 6
Blocks per set 0.19 0.14
Block Errors 1 0
Ball Handling Errors 10 4
Points 302.5 122.0
Points per set 3.2 2.9
Matches started 23 11
Date Opponent Score ms s k e ta pct a sa se re digs bs ba be tot bhe pts
Aug 31 vs. U. of New England L, 3-1 - 2 8 5 34 .088 0 0 2 3 5 1 1 0 2 1 9.5
Sep 1 vs. Southern Me. L, 3-0 - 3 1 4 12 -.250 0 0 1 4 1 0 0 0 0 1 1.0
Sep 1 at Maine Maritime L, 3-0 - 3 3 3 14 .000 0 1 0 1 3 0 2 0 2 0 5.0
Sep 4 at Plymouth St. L, 3-0 - 3 4 3 29 .034 0 0 0 2 1 0 1 0 1 0 4.5
Sep 8 at Wentworth L, 3-0 1 3 4 4 29 .000 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 0 1 4.0
Sep 13 Southern Me. L, 3-1 1 4 15 2 33 .394 1 2 1 2 5 0 0 0 0 0 17.0
Sep 15 at St. Joseph (Conn.) W, 3-1 1 4 15 9 43 .140 0 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 15.5
Sep 15 vs. Mitchell W, 3-1 1 4 10 1 29 .310 1 11 1 0 7 0 1 0 1 0 21.5
Sep 19 Colby L, 3-1 1 4 13 5 27 .296 3 0 1 3 0 0 1 0 1 0 13.5
Sep 22 Simmons W, 3-2 1 5 12 7 33 .152 1 0 1 3 4 0 0 0 0 0 12.0
Sep 22 Regis (Mass.) L, 3-2 - 5 15 6 47 .191 1 1 1 1 5 0 1 0 1 0 16.5
Sep 26 at Norwich L, 3-1 1 4 6 6 25 .000 2 1 1 1 9 0 3 0 3 0 8.5
Sep 29 Emmanuel (Mass.) L, 3-0 1 3 9 7 35 .057 1 2 0 4 9 0 0 0 0 1 11.0
Sep 29 Husson W, 3-1 1 4 16 5 54 .204 0 3 3 4 7 1 0 0 1 0 20.0
Sep 30 Sage W, 3-0 1 3 13 1 30 .400 0 2 1 4 5 0 0 0 0 0 15.0
Oct 4 at New England Col. L, 3-0 1 3 6 3 18 .167 0 1 0 6 8 0 0 0 0 1 7.0
Oct 6 vs. Lasell L, 3-0 1 3 7 2 21 .238 0 0 0 6 14 0 1 0 1 0 7.5
Oct 6 at Anna Maria W, 3-0 1 3 7 6 22 .045 0 0 0 1 10 0 0 0 0 1 7.0
Oct 11 at U. of New England L, 3-0 1 3 10 8 38 .053 1 2 1 4 10 0 2 0 2 0 13.0
Oct 13 at Colby-Sawyer L, 3-0 1 3 8 5 34 .088 1 1 1 5 3 0 0 0 0 1 9.0
Oct 16 at Husson W, 3-0 1 3 11 5 42 .143 0 0 0 2 7 0 0 0 0 2 11.0
Oct 18 at Framingham St. W, 3-2 1 5 16 3 45 .289 1 1 1 5 17 0 1 0 1 0 17.5
Oct 20 Rivier L, 3-0 1 3 3 8 25 -.200 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.0
Oct 20 Albertus Magnus W, 3-0 1 3 15 2 37 .351 0 3 2 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 18.0
Oct 25 U. of New England L, 3-1 1 4 11 6 40 .125 1 1 0 0 3 1 0 0 1 0 13.0
Oct 27 vs. Suffolk W, 3-1 1 4 10 5 46 .109 0 2 1 0 8 0 0 0 0 1 12.0
Oct 27 at Johnson & Wales (RI) L, 3-0 1 2 2 5 23 -.130 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Oct 30 at Johnson & Wales (RI) L, 3-0 1 3 8 2 19 .316 0 0 2 2 4 0 0 0 0 0 8.0
  m s k k/s e ta pct a a/s sa sa/s digs d/s bs ba tot b/s pts pts/s
2016-17 25 93 107 1.15 78 389 .075 24 0.26 0 0.00 35 0.38 5 36 41 0.44 130.0 1.4
2017-18 32 115 337 2.93 227 1209 .091 7 0.06 7 0.06 145 1.26 7 19 26 0.23 360.5 3.1
2018-19 28 96 258 2.69 128 884 .147 14 0.15 34 0.35 153 1.59 3 15 18 0.19 302.5 3.2
2019-20 30 107 191 1.79 118 768 .095 24 0.22 43 0.40 192 1.79 15 19 34 0.32 258.5 2.4
Total 115 411 893 2.17 551 3250 .105 69 0.17 84 0.20 525 1.28 30 89 119 0.29 1051.5 2.6
  m s k k/s e ta pct a a/s sa sa/s digs d/s bs ba tot b/s pts pts/s
Total 28 96 258 2.69 128 884 .147 14 0.15 34 0.35 153 1.59 3 15 18 0.19 302.5 3.2
Conference 12 42 109 2.60 68 391 .105 6 0.14 10 0.24 68 1.62 0 6 6 0.14 122.0 2.9
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Home 10 38 122 3.21 49 361 .202 8 0.21 14 0.37 43 1.13 2 2 4 0.11 139.0 3.7
Away 13 42 100 2.38 62 381 .100 5 0.12 7 0.17 75 1.79 0 10 10 0.24 112.0 2.7
Neutral 5 16 36 2.25 17 142 .134 1 0.06 13 0.81 35 2.19 1 3 4 0.25 51.5 3.2
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Wins 10 38 125 3.29 44 381 .213 3 0.08 22 0.58 71 1.87 1 3 4 0.11 149.5 3.9
Losses 18 58 133 2.29 84 503 .097 11 0.19 12 0.21 82 1.41 2 12 14 0.24 153.0 2.6
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August 1 2 8 4.00 5 34 .088 0 0.00 0 0.00 5 2.50 1 1 2 1.00 9.5 4.8
September 14 52 136 2.62 63 440 .166 10 0.19 23 0.44 59 1.13 1 10 11 0.21 165.0 3.2
October 13 42 114 2.71 60 410 .132 4 0.10 11 0.26 89 2.12 1 4 5 0.12 128.0 3.0